ziguinchor / senegal
During the rehearsal of an initiation ceremony, a young man wears the traditional costume of his tribe.
gorky park / moscow
The summer sun shines through colorful balloons, as a woman rests on the bank of the Moskva River.
tagounite / morocco
A berber plays with moths flying by the light, after a hard day's work in the riad.
midigama / sri lanka
a fisherman stares at the sea before getting prepared to sit on his pole to fish.
arvayheer / mongolia
A nomad child and his grandmother take shelter from the heat in their tent.
chi-ling / taiwan
in a pool of light, a person waits quietly and enjoys the warm air of summer.
saint louis / senegal
the deep look of a talibé (student of a coranic school) as he has his hair cut.
en route for the next adventure in a freezing weather.
thame / nepal
the famous lama zopa rinpoche is brought down to a heliport from his himalayan monastery.
bengalore / india
a devotee of Amma, the hugging saint of india, is prostrating before her image.
luoyang / china
iridescent soap bubbles in a typical chinese cityscape at dusk.
tonle sap lake / cambodia
a moment of peacefulness, during the celebration of the end of the rainy season.
hanoi / vietnam
tradition and modernity of a colorful celebration of graduation in the temple of literature.
la paz / bolivia
a regular, noisy and vibrant week-end parade in the streets of la paz.
varanasi / india
the smell of burning bodies is replaced by one of flower petals during a puja (prayer ritual) by the ganga river.
a young graduate surrounded by love and warm colors in the temple of literature.
mtskheta / georgia
the beautiful environment of samtavro monastery is very much appreciated for georgian weddings.
siem reap / cambodia
quiet moment of prayer and nice incense smells in a humble temple.
the most sacred to hindus, and the fifth most polluted, ganga river is still used daily to pray and bathe by locals.
eating dogs is sometimes part of the life in a slum in the outskirts of touristic city.
quebec / canada
waiting for the sun to rise above the montmorency falls in a freezing weather.
calligraphy done with water will very soon evaporates due to the hot weather, and demonstrate the principle of impermanence.
colombo / sri lanka
life in the street reflects on the window of the church where people are praying and burning candles.
op luang / thailand
a drink of water can become a magical moment under the rays of the setting sun.
the preparation of tea in the sahara desert at sunset by a berber man.
longmen grottoes / china
a man praying in front of a piece of work which brings immediate humility.
the ascencion of an old nun in a monastery of the himalaya mountains.
mörön / mongolia
a girl's play doesn't disturb her grandmother's focused meditation.
apsara dancer in front of a decor imitating the nearby temples.
a whole family gathering on a balcony to watch the parade of the city festival.
the strange stall presenting candies as well as lama foetuses, used as offerings.
Tad lo / laos
the poetic view of two children sitting on a liana over a shallow river.
near tagounite / morocco
a berber enjoys the quiet and cool of the night after a hard day's work in the riad.
mumbai / india
in this colorful puja (prayer ritual) many flower petals are thrown as offerings for the deities.
A beautiful beggar outside of St Anthony's shrine in colombo.
krong / cambodia
a driver protects the passengers of the boat from the rain with a colourful sheet.
phnom penh / cambodia
sitting in a pool of light, a girl is waiting for customers in the russian market.
children playing on poles at a pier to celebrate the end of the rainy season.
luang prabang / cambodia
the contrast of a construction site under the harsh light of summer in asia.
near kharkhorin / mongolia
a young horseman visit some nomadic friends in their tent.
chegaga desert / morocco
a nomadic berber preparing tea for the visitors in his tent.
friends staying on the porch of a house in the dark of the senegalese night.
lawudo gompa / nepal
the rudimentary kitchen of this small monastery perched in the himalaya.
near khorgo / mongolia
horseman resting in a valley on the way to tsagaan lake.
koujir-baikal lake / russia
the colorful interior of the little church was achieved by greek orthodoxes as well as buddhist monks.
M'hamid / morocco
the famous moroccan hospitality is offered near the desert, just outside of town.
near tsetserleg / mongolia
the father of a nomad family rests beneath the drying cheese and meat, after the butchering of a sheep.